UPI - 34 min 44 sec ago
The United States on Monday revoked recently renewed sanction waivers for Iran's Fordow nuclear facility after Tehran said it had begun enriching uranium at the site, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said.
Chicago Tribune - 5 hours 17 min ago
I hate this show. Week 10 of "Dancing With the Stars." The semifinals. There were five couples left on Monday, and not a single one included Sean Spicer. Air has re-entered the ballroom. (Last week's requisite Onion headline: "Sean Spicer Takes Job in Trump Administration to Help Public Forget...
UPI - 5 hours 50 min ago
The Trump administration on Monday sanctioned two people and four companies with links in Syria, Turkey, the Persian Gulf and Europe for providing financial assistance to the Islamic State.
Fox News - 6 hours 21 min ago
David Hale, the State Department's No. 3 official, testified in a closed-door deposition that no one in the Trump administration or any "government channel" ever mentioned former Vice President Joe Biden or his son Hunter as a reason for withholding aid from Ukraine, according to a transcript of his remarks released late Monday by House Democrats in their impeachment probe.
Los Angeles Times - 7 hours 8 min ago
A lack of permanent leadership, changing mandates, and high attrition under the Trump administration is hurting the federal government's third-largest agency, the agency's inspector general warns.
CBS News - 7 hours 8 min ago
A CBS News investigation has uncovered a possible "pay-to-play" scheme involving the Republican National Committee and President Trump's nominee for ambassador to the Bahamas. Jim Axelrod explores the questions it's now raising.
Reuters - 9 hours 10 min ago
The Trump administration is set to harden the rules this week on those allowed to seek asylum in the United States, as it attempts to stem a wave of migration on its southern border with Mexico.
ABC News - 9 hours 41 min ago
Trump administration no longer considers settlements violate international law...
NPR - 9 hours 46 min ago
The White House is apparently backpedaling on its plan to ban most flavors in vaping products. The proposed FDA rule is unpopular with vape shop owners, and that's creating political blowback.
Rolling Stone - 9 hours 55 min ago
This is just the latest move by the Trump administration as part of their pro-Israel strategy...
The Hill - 9 hours 59 min ago
High-profile members of the House and Senate GOP applauded the Trump administration's move Monday to cancel some civil-nuclear waivers for Iran but called for a complete end to the program, which they say enables Tehran's pursuit of a nuclear weapon...
NPR - 10 hours 31 min ago
In September, the Trump administration said it would ban all flavored e-cigarette products in an effort to reduce the youth vaping epidemic. Since then, there's been no movement toward implementation.
NPR - 10 hours 33 min ago
The change, announced by Secretary Mike Pompeo, follows the Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and that country's sovereignty over the disputed Golan Heights.
Sky News - 10 hours 57 min ago
Mike Pompeo has said the US is softening its position on Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank - the latest move from the Trump administration to anger Palestinians.
Newsweek - 11 hours 11 min ago
"The Trump administration was never focused on promoting peace, but instead on propping up Netanyahu's and Trump's careers," Rabbi Alissa Wise said.
NPR - 11 hours 25 min ago
The impeachment hearings have illustrated a conflict that has played out repeatedly in the Trump administration between public service motivated-career government workers, and the drain the swamp view of President Trump and his supporters.
Reuters - 11 hours 28 min ago
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Monday the Trump administration had voiced support for legislation providing temporary funds for an array of federal agencies through Dec. 20 to avert shutdowns at the end of this week.
CNBC - 11 hours 35 min ago
The longer the trends in teen vaping continue, the "more draconian the regulatory action" will be from Congress or the Trump administration to reverse it, according to Gottlieb.
CBS News - 11 hours 39 min ago
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Monday that the Trump administration is reversing the Obama administration's approach toward Israeli settlements. "The establishment of Israeli civilian settlement in the West Bank is not per se inconsistent with international law," said Pompeo. He added that the "ultimate status" of the West Bank is a "complex political problem that can only be solved by negotiations between the Israelis and the Palestinians."...
Reuters - 11 hours 50 min ago
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday said the Trump administration has voiced its support for legislation providing temporary funds for an array of federal offices through Dec. 20 to avert agency shutdowns at the end of this week.
Fox News - 12 hours 7 min ago
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Monday that the U.S. government will ease its stance on Israeli settlements in the West Bank, in the latest move by the Trump administration to bolster Israel's position and undermine Palestinian claims regarding land sought for a future state.
Newser - 12 hours 15 min ago
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Monday that the US is softening its position on Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, the latest in a series of Trump administration moves that weaken Palestinian claims to statehood. Pompeo repudiated a 1978 State Department legal opinion that held that civilian settlements...
The Raw Story - 12 hours 19 min ago
“How the hell is it possible for the U.S. policy to be any softer?” U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Monday that the President Donald Trump administration will “soften” its stance on Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, a move that reverses decades of precedent and effectively kills the two-state solution peace process. […]...
ABC News - 12 hours 25 min ago
The Trump administration has extended for 90 more days a limited reprieve on U.S. technology sales to the Chinese technology giant Huawei...